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Butler County man killed in Clarion area accident

Submitted Mon, 12/30/2013 - 8:46am by Andy Alm

CLARION COUNTY – An East Butler man died in an early Sunday morning crash in the Clarion area.  The accident happened at around a quarter to five AM on the Greenville Pike just  north of Stone House Road.  Twenty-four-year-old Joshua Paul Bartley was pronounced dead on the scene.   

Police say Bartley was under the influence when he lost control of his Ford pickup truck.  While exiting the roadway, police say Bartley was ejected as the vehicle rolled over.  Assisting at the scene were Clarion County Fire Department and EMS.  Two passengers, Justin Lackey of Chicora and Carlos Morando of Butler had minor injuries.